HS2 route section from Balsall Common to Hampton in Arden from the air

Property advisors and consultancy firm Frank Knight have compiled videos using Google Maps to show an eagle’s eye view of the proposed HS2 route from London to Birmingham. Here we share the section from Balsall Common, passing Berkswell Station and Lavender Hall Fishery onwards to Hampton in Arden. The video picks up on the disused Kenilworth to Balsall Common line, before passing Balsall Common through Lavendar Hall fisheries and onwards to Hampton in Arden:

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Stop HS2 campaign takes a pop at Christmas chart success

The Stop HS2 action group have the Christmas charts in their sites, having found themselves musical allies willing to pen a fundraising song with a Christmas ring to it. The song by Dirty Mavis is riding high in the HMV download charts despite the refusal of mainstream media to air the supposedly controversial song. The associated video depicts areas set for destruction by the proposed route, which we have been told includes the playing fields of the school which was used in the filming of cult comedy TV series ‘The Inbetweeners’.

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